Activities

TWESOP project is divided into working packages, therefore following activities will be implemented to complete Project work packages:

Work package 1. Assessment of impact from gender legislation

1.1 Comparative study on gender equality and equal opportunities in EU, region and Kosovo

1.2 Fact-finding missions in target municipalities on gender inclusiveness and equality

1.3 Roadmaps for gender inclusiveness for local municipalities

Expected results of Work package 1: Assessed impact of Kosovo gender legislation, policies and programs on women and men

The first outcome will be to analyze the potential for gender legislation application, in comparison with the region and EU and determine the present gender-related situation in the pilot municipalities, with focus on participation of women in education and employment. The key output herein will represent roadmaps for gender inclusiveness for local municipalities.

Work package 2. Capacity for new gender-based policies and practices on local level

2.1 Development of local gender equality groups composed of men and women

2.2 Organization of trainings on gender inclusiveness and gender mainstreaming

2.3 Study visit to EU country on best gender inclusiveness approach

Expected results of Work package 2: Developed local capacity on new gender-based policies and practices

The second intermediary outcome will aim to build the capacity of local stakeholders (municipalities, institutions, CSOs) on the new gender-based policies and practices, by introducing gender specific trainings and study visit to an EU country. The local gender equality groups will design but also take part in the capacity building component.

 

Work package 3. Lobbying for gender equality

3.1 Policy briefs on gender inclusiveness based on new legal provisions

3.2. Organization of promotional workshops on the new gender inclusiveness opportunities

Expected results of Work package 3: Advocated gender equality through introduction of the concept of gender inclusiveness

The third intermediary outcome will be continuation of the built capacity of the gender equality groups and promotion of gender equality approach on local level. As a result, these stakeholders will be able to advocate for proper application of the new gender legal provisions by organizing public workshops at which feasible policy options on municipal level will be introduced.

 

 

Work package 4. Awareness on gender inclusiveness and gender mainstreaming

4.1 Identification and promotion of empowered women role-models

4.2 Design and launch of TV ad on women empowerment

4.3. Organization of closing conference

Expected results of Work package 4: Raised awareness on need for gender inclusiveness and gender mainstreaming in Kosovo

The last intermediary outcome will support all the previous outcomes and outputs as well as increase awareness of local population on gender equality and gender inclusiveness. The final set of activities is composed of raising awareness on gender equality not only of women, but men as well. Herein, promotion of empowered women role-models (as well as TV ad) is foreseen, starting from the beginning of the Project.